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Dr. Letizia Gambrell-BooneDr. Letizia Gambrell-Boone, VSU’s new Vice President for Student Success and Engagement, is a successful, results-oriented administrator with nearly 20 years of experience in higher education.

Dr. Gambrell-Boone joined VSU from Hampton University, where she served in various roles, including as Senior Director in Academic and Student Affairs, Special Assistant to the President, Deputy Dean, Chairperson and Assistant Professor. Dr. Gambrell-Boone has experience in student development; international relations; recruitment and diversity; institutional advancement; academic success; and advising, testing, disability services, and counseling. She has a Doctor of Education degree in higher education administration from The George Washington University, along with a Master of Arts in counseling and Student Development and Bachelor of Science in marketing, both from Hampton University.